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warning. you see the tropical storm warnings through the new england coast and also in to parts of canada. so ocean city not getting it too bad. virginia beach not too bad. one area that got hit last night is kill devil hills, north carolina. phillip jones is down there. how are things now and tell me what sort of damage occurred. >> reporter: right new things are looking better than few hours ago. earl's swirl hear did have an affect. we can show you damage at a shell gas station here. the wind taking the canopy off of the top of the gas station and pushing it in to the building next door. we saw about six hours worth of strong, sustained winds an driving rain that left some roads flood an canopies knocked over. the storm surge got up to the dunes and in some locations flooded some roads. overall, there have been very few reports of serious damage. there is no widespread power outage at any point an no widespread reports of serious damage and we haven't heard anything about any injuries. the mandatory evacuations issued up and down the outer banks have been lifted at noon today. tourists
pressure. strong high pressure extends from areas of canada through the northeast and mid-atlantic. it's one of the reasons earl is heading up the coast opposed to the atlantic. this front f it was a little hurt east we would be in better shape but it will nudge earl away from the coast but it is too close for comfort. there's the thundershowers in storms toledo to indianapolis. maybe delays with that so check with your carrier. earl is a well-defined tropical storm. got stronger yesterday. great environment for it. and you can see earl cranking away in the the atlantic, moving more north than northwest. this is the turn we have been walk talk about. dangerous category four storm. an the forecast brings it up to hatteras tonight. tomorrow morning we are looking at a category three storm. not far off shore from norfolk an the delmarva here. so, this will bring big winds and waves. 50-mile an hour winds potentially for ocean city. martha's vineyard here, by friday night, maybe toward midnight they could be getting hit on the cape and then in to canada over the weekend will be doing bette
and this may get martha's vineyard friday night before pulling out into canada on saturday. so we'll be doing better once we get rid of earl. friday morning midday is the worst. don't cancel your weekend plans at the beach because it will be cooler saturday and sunday, low 80s. labor day, 88 and 90s on tuesday. >>> stick around. we're in the kitchen when we return. >>> you know, with the kid back in school, families are getting awfully busy and it's difficult to sometimes prepare a meal for your family. well, guess what? mrs. robinson will do it for you. nancy robinson is here with mrs. robinson cooks. she does catering. you want to have your child's lunch prepared every day or a lovely meal -- you know, you don't have to sweat in the kitchen. she'll do it for you. mrs. robinson cooks. but today she will share with us one of her menus and it's real simple. she said you can do this in ten minutes. i don't believe you. > [ laughing ] absolutely. >> ten minutes? so nice to have you. >> thank you. i'm glad to be here. with school schedules and work schedules, the key is to think about what is
the playing field just a bit. to toronto, canada, where they have ugly shmucks.com. it is a dating website for the unattractive. a college student came up with the idea. $13 amonth to join, but it might hurt your self-esteem to buy into the idea that you are ugly enough to be on the website. don't think about looking it up. the members have the ability to vote you off if you are too cute. but i'm thinking that could get ugly. >>> we want to hear what you think. send your e-mails to mcginty's mail bag. the address, mailbag@wusa9.com. 9news now will be right back. >>> we want to remind you to tune into 9news now starting at 4:25 a.m. >>> military members all across the country are remembering those still missing today. national pow and mia recognition day and at the pentagon, robert gates held a special ceremony for our servicemen and women. he prolled to do everything in his power to get the troops home safely. okay, when the chips are down, who do you want to save your bacon? s.w.a.t. teams were showing off their mad skill today as they took part in an annual competition featuring sharp sh
flight junior hockey player in canada, and if there's one thing hockey players never forget how to do is droupon the gloves. this game is out of hands early. he got touched up for 10 runs in the first two innings. things got really interesting in the 6th after that ball leaves the ball park. he separated his shoulder last night and gets ready to rumble and gets leveled by the first baseman. here we go, both bases and bullpens clear. three guys got evected. morgan's fired up and leaves in a tizzy. what a mess in florida. nats lose to the fish, 16-10. speaking of ejections, nationals broadcast fired today. he was suspended last week for comments he made questioning the toughness of stephen strasburg. today they made it permanent. ray knight will finish the season in dibble 's place. >>> many of the first teamers will get the night off but albert haynesworth won't. a team source telling nfl network that haynesworth will play extensively tomorrow night, and if the coaches don't like what they see according to that same source, they may deactivate big al for the opener against the cowboys.
to nearly all antibiotics. it has sickened three people in this u.s. and canada. they people were receiving medical care in india where the problem is widespread. >>> americans are washing their hands more often. a new survey finds 85% of people wash their hands in public restaurants. that's up 8% since 2007 and the highest since the survey started. the h1n1 may have sparked the improvement. the survey found women wash their hands more than men. >>> as many as 9 million americans can be at risk for severe health problems and not even know it. the disease known as peripheral artery disease or pad occur when fat builds up in blood vessels in areas of the body besides the brain and heart, specifically in the legs leading to severe cramping when exercise or just walking. many people choke it up to getting older but poor circulation can mean foot ulcers don't heal and if it is bad enough loss of a limb. it is linked to buy piece and kidney -- diabetes and kidney disease so are there a lot of reasons not to ignore it. >>> 20 state are the calling the health care reform plan unconstitutional. fede
for use in many parts of the world including canada and mexico. >>> getting enough magnesium in your diet could lower your chances of developing diabetes. researchers found those who consumed most magnes excuse me were half as likely to develop the disease. >>> american children aren't drinking as much water as they should be. according to a new study, only 15 to 60% of boys and 10 to 54% of girls drink the minimum amount recommended by experts. poor water intake over time can lead to a wide range of health issues from dry mouth to muscle weakness and fatigue. >>> for more living well headlines, log on to our website at wusa9.com and click on the living well tab on the front page. >>> legalized slot gambling in the free state begins today. [ male announcer ] itchy dry scalp? get selsun blue for itchy dry scalp. strong itch-fighters target scalp itch while 5 moisturizers leave hair healthy. selsun blue. got a clue? get the blue. >>> welcome back to 9 news now. today maryland's first casino will open. it was 1500 slot machines and will open off 95 outside of baltimore. the casino got the ap
are under hurricane warnings there and canada on saturday morning and all sorts of problems in canada as the storm will pick up speed. so nova scotia will get hit hard, as well. the momslikeme.com bus stop forecast, cloudy and 82 at 9:00. noontime 88. more sunshine and partly sunny for the drive home. temperature today around 90. that's better than the 95 yesterday. front is coming through tonight. could be a shower. rain chances not that high an we are desperate for rain in spots. i don't have much hope for you. clearing and breezy. west winds 10 to 20 an saturday, preasecy, sunny, cooler day, 70s to near 80. west winds 10 to 20 miles an hour. the seven-day forecast, there you go. you have temperatures in the upper 70s to near 80 of the weekend. on labor day in the mid-80s. looking good for the cookout. tuesday and wednesday in the 90s. another front late wednesday. maybe a storm an back in the 80s on thursday. angie goff is such a happy lady on fridays. >> i love the fridays an the weekends. -- and the weekend. move it outside where newington to backlick, fur traveling 95 northbound
accelerate and gets out of here and so the weekend looks good as it passes into canada. we're going to cooldown very nicely. this morning we're 75. got some 60s in leesburg and sterling at 6. columbia 69 krofton and fairfax 74. today it's going to be another hot one, sunny, low 90s by lunchtime. low 90s for the drive home. high again around 95 and 96. it's 5:01. here's angie. >> good wednesday morning everybody. right now a couple issues early on to tell you about. first we want to take you out to 15 headed southbound. this is at route 216. so it's not in the immediate viewing area but it is effecting some of our drivers. as a result of this, we're losing a couple of right lanes because of this accident. hopefully it will be clearing here shortly. meanwhile, we're keeping check on 270. no problems to report out there. making your way from 121 down towards the split. our next stop 66 headed eastbound in virginia. all clear, nice and green. you're moving at speed here through centreville and ending with a glance at 95 headed southbound. near the thornburg area we're getting word of so
in the u.s. and two in canada. all of the cases involve people who recently received medical care in india where the problem is widespread. >>> americans are washing their hands more often. a study finds 85% of people wash their hands in public restrooms, that's up 8% from temp and the highest rate since the survey began 14 years ago. they speculate the h1n1 outbreak last year may have sparked the improvement. no surprise here, the survey also found that women wash their hands more than men. all of that hand washing is a good thing, especially after a suggests the hand sanitizers may not do much to prevent the cold or the flu. they had them apply the san hand sanitizer to prevent an infection. 42% of the people tested positive for the common cold in the study. the number isn't much lower than the 51% in the controlled group that did not use a hand sanitizer. a sty study with a flu virus has a similar outcome. >>> a disease known as peripheral artery disease or pad occurs when fat builds up in blood vessels in areas of the body besides the brain or heart, specifically in the legs. this ofte
about what is happening. we have some showers to the north pushing through this great lakes in to canada, northern new york and new england and high pressure demeanor nateing our weather once again. we need rain, though. we have a six-inch deficit for the year. some spots of virginia really dry. temperatures in the 50s in a few spots. yesterday morning a lot of 40s out west. now cool spot being 55 in cumberland and stanton. we are at 70 here in town and also on the bay. 66 tappahannock. 59 in frederick. looking at the day at a glance. 84 by noon. upper 80s at 5:00. top off at 90. i will tell you hen the next best chance of rain is coming up. >>> good morning. it is great outside. >> you are already at work. >> you are right. >> i want to remind you that everyone is going back too school today so expect more crowded streets than usual. right now 95 northbound is all clear south of dumfries. to the outer loop, no problems to report north of the district live from university and 95 and the bw parkway, looks like nothing but green cars telling us drivers are moving at speed past 32 to 495. b
chinn, 9 news now. >>> tropical storm earl is now eyeing newfoundland, canada, after swiping cape cod last night and dumping a lot of rain. it's explained for one death in nova scotia, a man who drowned while trying to secure his boat. little damage on cape cod. some residents of nantucket said it packed quite a punch. >> the surf, i have never seen it that high in 35 years. wake up tomorrow and decide whether we are a homeowner on nantucket or not. >> it will continue to be a concern throughout the weekend. >>> new developments in the b.p. oil spill investigation. crews raised the blowout preventer to the surface today. the 300 ton device was supposed to monitor the deep water horizon for any signs of trouble and seal the pipeline if necessary. that did not happen in april when an oil rig exploded killing 11 workers. the blowout preventer will be turned over to the fbi as part of the investigation into the deadly explosion. >>> meantime on the national mall, a group of protesters staged day one of a two-day rally to call for a safe environment in the gulf. organizers say they want to
the same director. the oscar winner, davis guggenhime, featuring jeffrey canada who shows great schools even in poor neighborhoods. this week the department of education announced grants to replicate his success in 20 more cities. >> i thought it was a little slanted because i think that there are a lot of great public schools. >> does anyone in your group think the status quo is working? >> no, not at all. >> reporter: they also agree on what's at stake. >> you know, i want to be a teach teacher. >> reporter: a child's future. >> i want to be a nurse. >> i want to be a doctor. >> reporter: michelle miller cbs news new york. >>> taye tee perry tapes for zest m "sesame street" has been kicked to the curb. yesterday producers announced they would not air it after receiving complaints of parents. overnight she tweeted looks like my play date with elmo has been cut short. i'm a little hot here. >>> i'm terrell brown. this is the "cbs morning news." words alone aren't enough. my job is to listen to the needs and frustrations of the shrimpers and fishermen, hotel or restaurant workers who los
to canada and weakens but clearly a storm we'll be watching and one more look at the future cast. you can see how the storm is creeping up. by 2:00 afternoon, may be the first feeder bans get ing to the outer banks. thousand hatteras. i think later today or this evening that will happen. for us, we continue to watch earl and we're watching the heat. temperatures today will be in the mid-90s. low 90s tomorrow. friday more clouds around, slight chance we'll see a shower. we're going to be too far west in the metro for really any rain in the upper 80s and nice comfortable weekend. lower 80s. >> like the little flag. >> got to celebrate the holiday. >> that's right. hey, everybody. hope you're off to a great start this morning. right now our first real tieup this morning hit and miss early. an accident in fredericks, maryland where it meets route 26 and we know drivers are losing couple of right lanes. we're going to move you out to the outer loop in maryland where everything is looking great, making your way into virginia crossing that american legion bridge. we have more construction we're
head into friday look at this. we're well in the warm sector. the low is almost in canada with the warm front up into ontario. we're going to be sitting for three days of some pretty serious temperatures around here, especially for late september. high temperatures today look winchester, culpeper 93. about 83 just because the water temperatures on the bay is going to keep annapolis cooler. gaithersburg at airport 89. hagerstown 91. tonight it's going to be another mild night. 60s to low 70s for lows. annapolis 71 while perhaps martinsburg 62. one of our cooler spots at 66. in the tropics things are fairly quiet. still lisa out there. winds at 45 miles an hour. not moving quickly. forecast over the next few days to get to maybe there. we'll watch lisa but it is a fairly quiet, thankfully, period at least for the moment in the tropics. our seven-day forecast. we've got 90, 90, 92. chance for those afternoon storms today and tomorrow. saturday, we start to cooldown. i suppose by friday night early saturday there's a chance for shower but it's pretty light. late sunday, monday into tuesday
they have hurricane warnings up there. then going to canada and nova scotia and a big change coming into the weekend. looking at today, 82 at 9:00 with the clouds, 88 at noon. sunshine is starting to show up and partly sunny at least at 5:00. 87 we have temperatures this morning which have been mild, upper 70s here. upper 60s in the valley and in fredericksburg, 75. so it is a warm morning and we are looking at the seven day forecast which has some big changes. in fact temperatures today still on the hot side around 90 as we see more sun this afternoon. breezy tomorrow, 79. that will feel great. sunday nighttime lows in the 50s. 85 for labor day and tuesday and wednesday back in the 80s and a chance of a storm late wednesday into thursday. jessica, back to you. >>> of course labor day weekend a big get out of town weekend but maybe affecting normal traffic patterns. >> not directly affecting the metro right now but in terms of people maybe delaying a little bit. >> as far as people heading out toward the beach right now things look wide open, lanes are wide open. if you are going to
york trying to flee to canada. he's now awaiting extradition to fairfax county. nearly a dozen employees at an arlington nursing home have been indicted and two already stricted. in one of the largest nursing home abuse cases in virginia history. as peggy fox reports the most serious charge involved a nurse who's accused of holding a pillow over an elderly man's face. >> my husband's diaper, the time the diaper was changed and i come in 12 hours lair and the diaper was saturated and never changed. >> reporter: she said she complained constantly about the care her husband received during the last seven years of his life. >> the dentures were never removed from his mouth and cleaned. his fingernails and toenails were dirty and long. his hair never shampooed or shaved. >> jack evans with was partially paralyzed barely move and had trouble breathing. his widow said he would find his lunch uncovered and untouched in the evening. >> no one would feed him and he couldn't feed himself. it was dropped off there. sometimes there would be roaches on the tray. >> evans attorney says the me
serious he was a top flight junior hockey player in canada and if there is one thing hockey players never know how to do is drop the gloves. the game out of hand early. olson pitching against his old team got ten runs in the first two innings and got interesting in the sixth. morgan ran over the marlins catch they are night before and separated his shoulder gets a pitch behind he -- behind the back and ready to rumble. and he gets clocked and both benches clear, the bull pen, too. three guys ejected. morgan hands in the air as he leaves the field an absolute. a may la in florida last night. nats lose to the fish 16100. >>> reskins preseason finale tonight. hanes wto will play extensively in the game but if the coaches don't like what they will see, the source says they may deactivate big al for the opener against the cowboys. haynesworth has just two tackled this preseason. that's a look at sports this thursday. i'm brett haber. >>> up next the latest on the two big stories today, 24 hours after the standoff ended in silver spring. still buzzing with police activity. a live report is minu
in canada. the plane is nicknamed the snow bird. the pilot has to put his seat op the pedals and push. that flaps the wings. it is based on one by da vinci. the longest flight is 19 seconds but the creators are working on it. >>> from the air to the wet road. on the outer loop at 202 some crash activity is taking away a right lane. actually it is blocking the left shoulder. we are jammed from 95 to georgia after that. on 270 southbound, we are delayed from 121 to the split. plus 20 minutes for that. and virginia, 66 eastbound, you are slow from 234 to 28. an extra 15 minutes is what you can expect to get from 50 to nutley. now, over to howard. >>> spotty showers an. one severe thunderstorm in the eastern west virginia panhandle. we will see some sun this afternoon. actually to the low 80s. mid-70s tomorrow and heavier rains potential alreadily for thursday. this could be an appetizer what we saw. finally the weekend will clear out and be much cooler on sunday and monday. look at those highs in the low 60s. >> i'm liking the look of that and liking the look of futures trading. higher a
, but before he got in to baseball and this is totally real, he was a top flight junior hockey player in canada and if there is one thing hockey players never forget how to do it is drop the gloves. the game out of hand early. olson pitching against his old team. ten runs in the first two innings but things got interesting in the sixth. morgan who ran over the marlins catcher last night and separated his shoulder hit the pitch behind the back and he is ready to rumble. clocks the pitcher and leveled by gabby sanchez and let's play the feud. both benches cleared. three ejections from the game. morgan gets his money's worth as he leaves the field a mess in florida last night. nats lose to the fish 18 -10. >>> speaking of ejections, dibble was suspended for comments he made questioning the toughness of strasburg. knight will finish the season in his place. >>> reskins preseason final he in arizona. haynesworth not being a fist timer won't. haynesworth will play extensively tonight and if the coaches don't like what they see, according to that same source they may deactivate haynesworth for the ope
in affect for southeastern massachusetts and tomorrow morning, level will go in to canada bringing them problems, as well. and behind earl it is cooler. the momslikeme.com bus stop forecast, cloudy this morning, warm. far south an east a few light showers. temperatures mainly in the 70s. although 685 couple of spots to the shenandoah valley. today at a glance, 88 mostly cloudy at noon and partly sunny, at least partly sunny by 5:00. there's a chance of a shower late or in to the evening hours with a front coming through. an early shower part of the forecast for tonight, clearing and breezy in the 80s with a west wind at 10 to 20 miles an hour. saturday will be breezy and much cooler. highs near 80. going up to garrett county could be a couple of showers. in the 60s. west winds 10 to 20 and 80 on sunday but the winds will be a lot quiet quieter. labor day 85 degrees for the holiday and tuesday and wednesday in the 90s. next front is late wednesday. we need bigger rains. i don't see them coming yet. >>> heavy delays an a traffic alert for you live from sky 9. you are looking at the conges
it is too late. >> reporter: it is approved for use in many parts of the world including canada and mexico. so, what will it take to get the next obesity drug approved? on biocentury this week, leading weight loss doctors discuss obesity fighting obstacles. that is 8:30 this sunday morning on wusa. >>> if you are looking to buy a flat screen tv, the large supply is causing prices to plummet in time for the holiday shopping season. one market research company says prices could drop 12% over the last three months of the year. >>> halloween is not as scary for retamers this year. a survey by the national retail federation says each person is expected to spend $86 on costumes, candy and decorations. and that's $10 more than last year. four out of ten people are planning to dress up for the holiday with lady gaga and twilight characters expected to be the most popular costumes and many kids will dress up as their favorite super heros. i will have to pass on lady gaga. >>> digital books are coming to a library near you and you can sample the collection inside of a digital bookmobile on thenal na
and into wisconsin. most of the moisture goes into canada. here in the northeast dealing with record-setting heat today. keep in mind, places like raleigh and d.c. upwards of 96 degrees, close tom 90 in the burbs and warm up and down the eastern seaboard. that's a >> this weather report sponsored by subway restaurants. build your better breakfast and grab lunch to go, too. >> and that's a quick look at your weather picture. good morning. mag see. inside to you. >> danke, dave. up next, a national epidemic, millions of teenagers abusing prescription drugs. we'll tell parents what they can do it to stop it right now. you're watching "the early show" on cbs. best deal this side of sunrise, so come in and we'll make yours! get a western egg white muffin melt and a 16-ounce cup of freshly brewed seattle's best coffee. just $2.50. build your better breakfast today at subway! just $2.50. when allergies make them itch, don't wait for your pills to kick in. choose alaway, from the eye health experts at bausch & lomb. it works in minutes and up to 12 hours. bausch & lomb alaway. because it's not just your
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